In the Mouth of Madness

In the Mouth of Madness

John Carpenter’s third and final film in his trilogy of horror (The other two being The Thing and The Prince of Darkness) is a mind-bending, witty, and frightening story and one of Carpenter’s best. It’s not often that a horror film has it all: Laughs, real scares, and the ability to […]

Vampires: Los Muertos

Vampires: Los Muertos

Jon Bon Jovi. That pretty much says all you need to know about this film. Jon Bon Jovi: Vampire Hunter. If there is one thing I think of when I think of Bon Jovi it is bad ass vampire killer. You with me? I mean, who better to replace James […]

The Fog (1980)

The Fog (1980)

I figured watching and reviewing a John Carpenter film prior to jumping into the Friday the 13th films was appropriate, considering his work on Halloween paved the way for Jason and the mainstream slasher flick. The Fog is an effectively chilling ghost story set in a small costal California town. […]

Christine

Christine

Christine is the ultimate killer vehicle movie, quite simply because it has it all: Great one liners, amazing rock soundtrack, John Carpenter, hot 80s tail, and the most cherry red killer car known to man. It is always nice to revisit the classics once in a while. I hadn’t seen […]

Body Bags

Body Bags

Horror maestro John Carpenter directs and stars in this TV show turned anthology along with Tobe Hooper. The segments were initially designed to be Showtime’s answer to HBO’s excellent series, Tales from the Crypt. The idea was axed and the segments spliced together into a delightfully devilish movie. In “The […]